The Whole Story - Social Networking - The Hierarchy of Devices

There is continued overall growth in social networking among all adults 18-64. ...More

  • iOS 6 Fly-By: Yelp! Gets A Shout-Out From Apple

    Among the biggest changes to iOS 6 is the mapping, now powered by Apple itself. But with digital local listings still in an early, using Apple's maps as an information interface feels a bit 2005-ish. ...More

  • iOS 6 Can Improve The User's Brand Experience

    Brands will have some great new functionality to incorporate into their mobile optimized sites with the release of Apple's updated mobile browser. ...More

  • Apple Rolls Out That Old-Time Dazzle

    We've known what the top story of today would be way before Apple formally sent out its invitations for yesterday's unveiling of iPhone 5 and assorted accoutrements and other stuff -- new iPods, a release date for iOS 6 and redesigned iTunes, among them. The products -- real and phantom -- have been widely blogged and videoblogged about (and covered in old-fangled media, too). The headline above Keach Hagey's piece in the Wall Street Journal today says it all: "Media Ecosystem Feeds on Anything Apple." ...More

  • Tablet Viewing Rising In Popularity For Older Viewers, Not Hurting TV Viewing

    TV and movie viewing on tablets by older Americans is quickly rising, according to a new study. The number of tablet owners 55 and older who watch TV and movies weekly on tablets increased from 11 percent last year to 19 percent in 2012, while the number of tablet owners in the 45 to 54 age range who watch weekly rose from 15% to 24%, said strategy consulting firm Altman Vilandrie & Company, based on an online survey conducted in partnership with Research Now. ...More

  • Tapjoy Appoints Seybold as VP Global Communications

    On Monday, Tapjoy announced the appointment of Patrick Seybold as vice president of global communications and marketing partnerships. The San Francisco-based mobile advertising platform says that Seybold will be responsible for all of Tapjoy's consumer media strategies. ...More

  • DEV WATCH: Amobee Launces PULSE Create

    On Monday, Redwood City-based mobile ad solution provider Amobee launched Amobee PULSE Create. Amobee PULSE Create is a mobile ad creation platform that allows both advertisers and publishers to create 3D mobile ad campaigns, according to a release. “3D is a game changer in mobile advertising,” stated Amobee CEO Trevor Healy. “3D ads engage mobile users and deliver results in ways never seen before.”  ...More